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Teardown of the Apple WatchNEW

Apple began shipping their new wearable yesterday. And so, naturally, the internet is flooded with first takes, reviews, unboxing videos and so on. After reading through countless posts, the article that we thought was the most interesting so far is from the team at iFixit, …

Hublot MP-12 Key Of Time Skeleton Watch Hands-OnNEW

It was back in 2011 when the original Hublot La Clé du Temps (The Key of Time) watch was first debuted. Later that year, I got to go hands-on with the odd Hublot watch that allowed its user to "control time." The basis of the Key of Time watch is with Hublot's Mathias …

Watching the Web for April 25, 2015NEW

Welcome back (or just welcome if this is your first time here) to our weekly installment, Watching the Web, where we point out interesting watches and articles that have popped up over the last week (or so), and we take a second look at our more popular posts over the same …

Watchmaker Takes Us Inside The Popular Rolex 3135 Watch MovementNEW

Hugh Taylor from Xupes.com interviews their in-house master watchmaker, Mickey Nolan, as he proceed to service and dissemble the famous work-horse mechanical movement - the caliber 3135 by Rolex - which is found in a series of watches, including the Submariner. Mr. Nolan …

Introducing: The New MB&F Legacy Machine 101 FrostNEW

"What would have happened if I had been born in 1867 instead of 1967? What might my early 20th century machines look like?" Those are the questions that prompted Max Büsser to conceive MB&F's Legacy Machines. Today, we bring you what is likely the paradigm of that …

BEST FROM: aBlogtoWatch & Friends April 24, 2015NEW

As April comes to a close, we pay special attention to a very important and special new movement, the Eterna Caliber 39. This movement seeks to usurp the Valjoux 7750 as the chronograph movement of choice as ETA continues to limit its supply of movements to outside vendors. …

Capri in Italy – One Trip To RememberNEW

I am not going to lie to you: writing about watches is one of the coolest jobs ever. I do not have a journalistic background nor do I pretend to  have one. I just love watches and I can’t remember exactly when, but it started when I was a little boy in the 1980s. Although I …

The Hamilton "Murph" watch from InterstellarNEW

The movie Interstellar features two watches from Hamilton, one that is straight out of their regular catalog, and another that was made custom for the movie. The former is a regular production Hamilton Khaki Aviation Pilot Day Date, worn by Matthew McConaughey (Cooper) …

Hands-On: The Urwerk UR-1001 “TITAN”NEW

Remember the Urwerk UR-1001 Zeit Device? It was a crazy complicated pocket watch of sorts that kept time in increments ranging from one second on up to the passing millennia. The device was introduced back in 2012, and it has remained something of a curiosity from the …

Eleven James Adds $149 Option to the MenuNEW

Eleven James Adds $149 Option to the Menu Unless you’re a hedge fund billionaire with money to burn, buying a luxury watch is a major investment, one that most people do not enter into lightly. No matter how much time you spend going from one jewelry store or watch dealer …

My Book, Marie Antoinette’s Watch, Is Now ShippingNEW

It’s been almost eight years in the making and it’s taken lots of work to get here but here we are: my book, Marie Antoinette’s Watch, is now available in... The post My Book, Marie Antoinette’s Watch, Is Now Shipping appeared first on WristWatchReview.com.

Mother’s Day Gift GuideNEW

Mother's Day is coming up, and as a service to those gift challenged male readers out there, I though I would highlight a few watches that you may want to get for the woman (or women) in your lives. I am mainly going to focus on watches that we have reviewed relatively …

Apple Watch Review Chapter 1: Setup & First Day ExperienceNEW

Today, April 24th, is when the Apple Watch officially launches for sale, even though many people will not receive their watches for weeks, if not months. Buildup to the Apple Watch has been totally unprecedented, as it has proven both a polarizing product, as well as one …

The Apple Watch is Here!NEW

The Apple Watch is Here! This is the big day that Apple fanboyz and luxury loving status seekers have been waiting for—the Apple Watch officially hits stores today. OK, it actually hits about five ultra exclusive boutiques worldwide but some of those who placed their orders …

Ball Trainmaster Kelvin Watch ReviewNEW

If I were to chart out the brands I have been spending time with over the last 6 months or so, Ball Watch would likely be up at the top of that list. This is mostly due to the sheer volume of watches they have put out lately, but it is also due to my own interest in what …

FRIDAY WIND DOWN: 24th April, 2015NEW

Another week, another wind down. What Happened? Jia Xian Su, the man behind Watches by SJX wrote an excellent editorial piece on the slowdown of the global watch market and the return of value. Recommended reading.   We appreciate a good flat lay as much as the next man, …

INTRODUCING: The Zenith Elite 6150NEW

The story in a second: If the El Primero is the most significant movement in Zenith’s history, the impressive new Calibre 6150 represents their step into the future. If I asked you, dear reader, to picture a Zenith watch, I’d be willing to bet that 99% of you would imagine …

New Nixon Elite Watches at Half Price = High End + Low Price

King of the Mountain Nixon WatchesNew Elite Player, Auto F*king-Matic & Supremacy Now Half Price!Now is your chance for the highest Choose from THE most popular Nixon watches. Just apply coupon code NIXON50 at checkout to redeem.Nearly 100 Nixon Watches are now 50% off or …

Vacheron Constantin Métiers d’Art Savoirs Enluminés Watches With ‘Illuminated’ Dials

The Vacheron Constantin Métiers d’Art Savoirs Enluminés Watches are raising the in-house bar for one of horology's most respected players. In the past, the Métiers d’Art watches by Vacheron Constantin have impressed with their stunning visuals and their stubborn insistence …

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